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Alexandria Profile
An independent city (Virginia cities have no county affiliation); Alexandria operates under a Council-Manager form of government. The Council is comprised of a Mayor and six Council members who are elected at-large for three-year terms.

Administrative authority is held by the City Manager, who is appointed by the City Council.

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Located in Northern Virginia, across the Potomac River from Washington, DC, and adjacent to Arlington and Fairfax counties.

Size and Population
  • Approximately 16 square miles
  • 135,200 (2005 provisional est., Cooper Ctr)

NVRC Representatives
Hon. Redella Pepper
Hon. Redella S. "Del" Pepper Hon. Willie Bailey, Sr.

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